Discover the rich natural and cultural heritage of southern Africa as you explore three of the continent’s most fascinating countries: South Africa, Zimbabwe, and Bostwana. Our extraordinary adventure features the cultural and political heritage of South Africa, a rail journey aboard the legendary Rovos Rail, safaris in three important parks, and a stay at dramatic Victoria Falls.

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 Rovos Rail amid the African savanna  The thrill of being on safari  Elephant with calf on the savanna  Giraffes on the savanna  Lion in Ngorongoro Crater  Zebras at a watering hole  A panorama of Cape Town  The powerful and dramatic Victoria Falls  Observing wildlife from the rear of Rovos Rail  Spending time in the observation car  The observation car of Rovos Rail  Dining car, Rovos Rail

Treasures of South Africa, Zimbabwe, and Botswana

Featuring Rovos Rail

16 days from $8,690

Discover the rich natural and cultural heritage of southern Africa as you explore three of the continent’s most fascinating countries: South Africa, Zimbabwe, and Bostwana. Our extraordinary adventure features the cultural and political heritage of South Africa, a rail journey aboard the legendary Rovos Rail, safaris in three important parks, and a stay at dramatic Victoria Falls.

or Call 855-330-1542

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Pullman Suite
75 sq. ft. with joined twin beds or a double bed that converts to a sofa
Price Pre-tour Ext. Post-tour Ext. Occupancy
$8,690 $1,090 - Double
$11,680 $1,585 - Single
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Deluxe Suite
120 sq. ft. with a choice of twin beds or double bed and a lounge area
Price Pre-tour Ext. Post-tour Ext. Occupancy
$9,690 $1,090 - Double
$14,080 $1,585 - Single
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SPECIAL OFFER

Save $250 per person on our 2020 departures when you book by September 27, 2019!

Special Air Rates & Services: As part of our special air program, FlexAir, available with this tour, you can choose from a wide variety of flight options. Visit the Tour Details tab and click on "Special Air Rates/Services" drop down. 


Pullman Suite
75 sq. ft. with joined twin beds or a double bed that converts to a sofa
Price Special Pricing Pre-tour Ext. Post-tour Ext. Occupancy
$9,240 $8,990 $1,290 - Double
$12,335 $12,085 $1,785 - Single
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Deluxe Suite
120 sq. ft. with a choice of twin beds or double bed and a lounge area
Price Special Pricing Pre-tour Ext. Post-tour Ext. Occupancy
$10,240 $9,990 $1,290 - Double
$14,665 $14,415 $1,785 - Single
Make a Reservation

SPECIAL OFFER

Save $250 per person on our 2020 departures when you book by September 27, 2019!

Special Air Rates & Services: As part of our special air program, FlexAir, available with this tour, you can choose from a wide variety of flight options. Visit the Tour Details tab and click on "Special Air Rates/Services" drop down. 


SPECIAL OFFER

Save $250 per person on our 2020 departures when you book by September 27, 2019!

Special Air Rates & Services: As part of our special air program, FlexAir, available with this tour, you can choose from a wide variety of flight options. Visit the Tour Details tab and click on "Special Air Rates/Services" drop down. 


Pullman Suite
75 sq. ft. with joined twin beds or a double bed that converts to a sofa
Price Special Pricing Pre-tour Ext. Post-tour Ext. Occupancy
$9,240 $8,990 $1,290 - Double
$12,335 $12,085 $1,785 - Single
Make a Reservation
Deluxe Suite
120 sq. ft. with a choice of twin beds or double bed and a lounge area
Price Special Pricing Pre-tour Ext. Post-tour Ext. Occupancy
$10,240 $9,990 $1,290 - Double
$14,665 $14,415 $1,785 - Single
Make a Reservation

SPECIAL OFFER

Save $250 per person on our 2020 departures when you book by September 27, 2019!

Special Air Rates & Services: As part of our special air program, FlexAir, available with this tour, you can choose from a wide variety of flight options. Visit the Tour Details tab and click on "Special Air Rates/Services" drop down. 


Pullman Suite
75 sq. ft. with joined twin beds or a double bed that converts to a sofa
Price Special Pricing Pre-tour Ext. Post-tour Ext. Occupancy
$9,240 $8,990 $1,290 - Double
$12,335 $12,085 $1,785 - Single
Make a Reservation
Deluxe Suite
120 sq. ft. with a choice of twin beds or double bed and a lounge area
Price Special Pricing Pre-tour Ext. Post-tour Ext. Occupancy
$10,240 $9,990 $1,290 - Double
$14,665 $14,415 $1,785 - Single
Make a Reservation

Price Notes

Prices are based on rates of exchange, airfare & fuel (where applicable), tariffs, taxes and other costs as of the tour publication date. We reserve the right to correct errors and to increase program prices to cover increased costs, tariffs, and taxes received after prices are published and to reflect currency fluctuations.